safety catch, safety lock(noun)
guard consisting of a locking device that prevents a weapon from being fired
A latching device that prevents accidental activation of a dangerous event, an interlock. Colloquially shortened to just a safety.
Safety Catch is a sitcom on BBC Radio 4 created by Laurence Howarth and written by Howarth and John Finnemore. The series was first broadcast in 2007. It is about Simon McGrath, a man who works in a job that he does not like – the arms trade. The show mocks issues of morality, although Howarth claims that the show is not satirical. Because of the subject matter and the light-hearted way it is treated, the series is one of Radio 4's most controversial. A second series was broadcast in April 2009.
The numerical value of safety catch in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of safety catch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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